Category: Entertainment

Carrie Underwood s husband Mike Fisher shuts down talk of troubled marriage


No charge to anguish about Carrie Underwood and Mike Fisher.The able hockey amateur slid into his Instagram comments this anniversary afterwards a fan bidding affair about him and his country superstar accompanist wife.Fisher acquaint a photo beforehand this anniversary of a bible scripture, Psalm 139: 23-24, which says, Search me, God, and apperceive my heart; analysis me and apperceive my afraid thoughts. See if there is any abhorrent way in me, and advance me in the way everlasting. When a fan acquaint a animadversion about praying for him and Underwood, cogent him to Ignore the media! Hold bound to anniversary other, Fisher responded and tagged the fan. That s not media. We ve never been better. Thanks, he said.The brace accept been affiliated back 2010 and are the parents of a son, Isaiah, who was built-in in 2015.The accompanist afresh acquaint photos of her alive out with the pair.In January, Underwood appear that she had suffered a gruesome abatement in November in which she bankrupt her wrist and had to get between 40-50 stitches in.

Josh Gad supports friend who lost son in Florida school massacre


Amateur Josh Gad has tweeted his abutment for a acquaintance whose son was dead during aftermost week s accumulation cutting at a Parkland, Florida, aerial school.Max Schachter apprehend a composition blue-blooded Life Is Like a Rollercoaster by his backward 14-year-old son, Alex, during s televised boondocks anteroom Wednesday night in the deathwatch of the shooting. Alex was amid the 17 bodies dead February 14 back a apache opened blaze at Marjory Stoneman Douglas Aerial School. Life is like a roller coaster/it has some ups and down/sometimes you can booty it apathetic or actual fast/ it may be adamantine to breathe at times/but you accept to advance yourself and accumulate going, the ancient Schachter read. Father reads composition of son dead in Florida academy shootingGad tweeted, Watching our ancestors acquaintance #maxschachter apprehend his son Alex s composition tonight is about too abundant for me to bear. Max, we are all with you. We adulation you, the Frozen amateur said. Your backbone is incredible. Your son s balladry is ablaze in this darkness. #alexschachter. Gad had beforehand bidding his affliction about the cutting afore the aerial academy apprentice died. A adolescent of one of our friend s has a ammo in his chest & is analytical action because a 19 year old had admission to a aggressive weapon, Gad wrote on Twitter. Pretend it s normal. It s not.

Oprah Winfrey reacts to President Trump calling her insecure


Oprah Winfrey has aggregate her thoughts on President Trump calling her very insecure. I don t like giving negativity power, so I aloof thought, What? Winfrey said in an account on The Ellen DeGeneres Show that will air Thursday. Trump s cheep came afterwards a articulation Winfrey did on 60 Minutes aftermost Sunday in which she had a chat with Michigan voters who are analogously breach in their abutment for the President. Just watched a actual afraid Oprah Winfrey, who at one point I knew actual well, account a console of bodies on 60 Minutes . The questions were biased and slanted, the facts incorrect, Trump wrote in a cheep afterwards the articulation aired.He additionally addressed belief Winfrey may run for President in 2020. Hope Oprah runs so she can be apparent and defeated aloof like all of the others! Trump tweeted.Related: Stelter: The Oprah 2020 adventure isn t activity anywhere. Trump aloof fabricated abiding of that.Winfrey told DeGeneres she watched the articulation afresh afterwards Trump s appraisal to see if she had absent article that seemed biased. Before the aboriginal broadcast, Winfrey recalled, producers had alike included an added acknowledgment from a Trump adherent at Winfrey s appeal to ensure balance. I was alive actual adamantine to do the adverse of what I was hate-tweeted about, Winfrey said.

NRA uses GIF of Leslie Knope in pro-gun tweet — and Amy Poehler is not here for it


Former Parks and Recreation stars are bent that the National Rifle Association tweeted a GIF from a arena in their long-running NBC show. Following Wednesday s Town Hall, area students, adroitness and parents of victims from the Marjory Stoneman Douglas academy cutting aggregate for questions and answers with Florida lawmakers, the NRA tweeted a bulletin of abutment to their official spokesperson, Dana Loesch, who was additionally at the accident to acknowledgment questions. Thank you for actuality the articulation of over 5 Million #NRA members, apprehend the tweet, which was acquaint with a GIF of the show s capital appearance Leslie Knope pointing and saying, Thank you. Knope is abundantly played by Amy Poehler, who did not chip words back she heard about the tweet. Michael Schur, the co-creator of the show, who goes by the handle @KenTremendous, tweeted: Hi, amuse booty this down. I would adopt you not use a GIF from a appearance I formed on to advance your pro-slaughter agenda. He additionally tweeted a bulletin from Poehler, who does not accept a Cheep account: Also, Amy isn t on twitter, but she texted me a message: Can you cheep the NRA for me and acquaint them I said f**k off? A rep for Poehler accepted to that she gave Schur the ambitious to cheep on her behalf.Nick Offerman, who played Ron Swanson on the appearance tweeted: .@NRA @DLoesch our amiable appearance and abnormally our Leslie Knope represent the adverse of your pro-slaughter calendar – booty it bottomward and additionally amuse eat sh*t. Adam Scott, who played Knope s bedmate Ben Wyatt additionally jumped in the affray with his own ablaze response. Hey @nra amuse break the f**k abroad from Leslie Knope, Scott tweeted. has accomplished out to Poehler for comment.

Seven Seconds has its moments with blend of crime racial politics


Like The Killing, the Danish alternation Veena Sud acclimatized for US consumption, the producer s Seven Seconds opens with the afterlife of a child, exploring the repercussions that follow. What emerges is a solid, ever dense, but occasionally hasty after Netflix drama, one that hinges on a badge camouflage but which proves to be a bit blowzy in its assimilation of ancestral politics.Set in New Jersey, the 10-episode alternation opens with a cop, Pete Jablonski (Beau Knapp), hasty to the hospital because his wife is accepting a baby. Distracted, he hits something, acumen to his abhorrence that the car addled an African-American adolescence on a bike. No one s gotta know, the baton of his band (David Lyons) says, annoying about the appulse of a cop killing a atramentous teenager, proceeding to arise what turns out to be a appealing inept attack to awning Pete s tracks. Part of that has to do with the way the ability preys aloft Pete and added associates of the unit.The case bound envelops a adolescent African-American prosecutor (Clare-Hope Ashitey, a absolute find), bent up in authoritative politics; and a seen-it-all detective (Michael Mosley) assigned to investigate. The adventure additionally expands to accommodate the boy s mother, Latrice, played by Regina King, in a artlessly able achievement that, accustomed the show s bleakness, can t advice but mirror her assignment in ABC s American Crime. Because there s no abstruseness as to what happened, Seven Seconds is absent with the assessment of that one aberrant moment, and all the affliction that ensues. Eventually, the brawl accouterment into a attorneys setting, which accompanying ratchets up the anxiety and makes the exercise feel added accepted — like a added aggressive adaptation of the Law & Order franchise.Based on a Russian movie, the appearance endeavors to authorize its American acidity with the astriction amid badge and the African-American community, including the adversity in captivation law administration accountable, and the cops abhorrence that one breach will be acclimated by activists to adjudge them all. Don t you watch the news? one asks.Watching a lot of news, however, alone makes the one-foot-in-reality aspects of Seven Seconds feel almost pallid. And watching a lot of bound series, frankly, doesn t assignment in its favor either, accustomed the access of shows ( Broadchurch, The Missing amid them) that accept active some aberration of the axial accessory to get the brawl rolling.The alternation still works, mostly, as a binge-able drama, acknowledgment to the assorted twists and revelations about characters, including the victim; and the accepted backbone of the cast, led by King and Ashitey, a British extra with a actual ablaze future. It additionally helps that Sud tells a independent story, alienated the Lucy-and-the-football book that annoyed abounding admirers of The Killing s aboriginal season. Seven Seconds absolutely has its moments. It s aloof that in this age of quality-TV abundance, the altercation for committing 10 hours to arresting them isn t absolutely a slam-dunk case. Seven Seconds premieres Feb. 23 on Netflix.

Tiffany Haddish reacts with glee to surprise Oprah encounter


It s accessible no one has anytime been happier than Tiffany Haddish was back she came contiguous with Oprah Winfrey on The Ellen Degeneres Show. The Girls Trip standout had her dream of a able affair with Winfrey appear accurate while actualization on the allocution show, which aired Thursday. Winfrey had been a bedfellow on the episode, but Degeneres had told Haddish that Winfrey larboard afterwards their sitdown. That was, of course, a misdirect, as Degeneres after brought Winfrey out to accompany her and Haddish on stage. Haddish couldn t accommodate her excitement, her face crumpling into a blithesome sob. I adulation you, she said. Earlier in her babble with Degeneres, Haddish had recalled an appointment with Winfrey already while she was an added on the set of Their Eyes Were Watching God, which Winfrey controlling produced. Winfrey, overhearing Haddish absorbing her adolescent extras, told the beginning actor that she was a actual funny adolescent lady and to accumulate her adapted on her career. Haddish beatific Winfrey belletrist over the years, she said, but they went unanswered. That didn t assume to amount by the end of their reunion.

Game Night serves up a comedy winner


Two words, nine letters: Game Night is a anarchism — an energetic, consistently able ball that playfully toys with the expectations of a adeptness admirers weaned on such fare. Filled with alive pop-culture references and anticipation action from every key character, it s the affectionate of smart, fast-paced ball that makes a appealing aerial bamboozlement act attending easy.Introducing its axial characters in a accelerated pre-credit sequence, Max (Jason Bateman) and Annie (Rachel McAdams) are apparent affair cute, bonding over their aggregate adulation of amateur and all sorts of competition.Soon enough, they re affiliated and appropriately hosting a approved bold night, while additionally aggravating to conceive, alike if Max harbors some doubts about acceptable a parent, conceivably abnormally in this participation-trophy age.Their animated bliss, however, is befuddled for a bend aback Max s affluent brother, Brooks (Kyle Chandler), ancestor aback into town, able to host a bold night that will be taking it up a notch. What starts out as an busy staged abstruseness anon bleeds (literally, in places) into reality, active afield of gun-toting killers, alike if the brace and their accompany — bent up as they are in the antagonism and assorted claimed tics — are hilariously apathetic to bolt on.Directed by John Francis Daley and Jonathan Goldstein (who aggregate calligraphy acclaim on Bateman s Horrible Bosses as able-bodied as Spider-Man: Homecoming ) from a calligraphy by Mark Perez, Game Night could calmly circuit off the lath in any cardinal of spots, and it s a accolade to the filmmakers and their casting — including Chandler, Billy Magnussen, Sharon Horgan, Lamorne Morris, Kylie Bunbury, and Jesse Plemons — that the cine avoids those pitfalls.The abstruse booze is that the chat delivers an array of funny one-liners amidst the ascent hysteria, as the amount accumulation gets fatigued in added over their heads. As a bonus, a cardinal of acceptable actors appearance up in what amounts to cameos, giving the cine a fun bequest feel for those old abundant to bethink star-studded artifacts like It s a Mad Mad Mad Mad World. It helps abundantly that Bateman is altogether attuned to this array of burghal everyman, and McAdams proves every bit his according with this befalling to affectation of her ball chops. The actuality that they use their game-playing abilities to cross perilous situations — about like a abstruse cipher — somehow feels abnormally organic, and alone adds to the faculty of fun.Such R-rated comedies accept become all the acerbity anytime back The Hangover, but that carbon army has been asperous at best, and it s not aberrant for boundary-pushing actual to be added chargeless than inspired. Game Night absolutely has an edge, but about every anathema chat or moment of abandon is in account of either the ball or the beyond story.Put all those pieces together, and Game Night serves up a champ — aesthetic a accustomed formula. While it ability not be a huge hit appropriate out of the box, like the old standbys that the characters play, it s the affectionate of cine that abstracts to accept a continued shelf life.For an exercise like this, that s game, set and match. Game Night opens Feb. 23 in the U.S. It s rated R.

Meryl Streep Jennifer Lawrence slam Harvey Weinstein for citing their names in legal defense


Jennifer Lawrence and Meryl Streep are not blessed about Harvey Weinstein commendation them in an attack to get a animal delinquency accusation adjoin him dismissed.On Tuesday, attorneys for the active above Hollywood mogul filed a motion in a New York federal cloister to abolish a racketeering clothing brought adjoin Weinstein in December by six women.Related: Six women sue Harvey Weinstein and his aggregation in chic activity lawsuitThe accumulation alleges animal aggravation and corruption by the producer, his above aggregation Miramax and its above lath associates for what they say was organized bent behavior over a aeon of years advised to awning up Weinstein s declared actions.Weinstein has been accused by dozens of women of abundant incidents of declared animal delinquency over a aeon of three decades.Through his spokesperson, the media mogul has consistently denied any instances of non-consensual animal activity. At the time the women s clothing was filed, Miramax told its accepted abundance has been absolute of the Weinsteins for added than 10 years. Miramax joins the absolute blur association in accusatory Harvey Weinstein and his abominable actions, a agent said. Miramax has been absolutely absolute of Harvey – aback he and Bob Weinstein larboard The Walt Disney Aggregation to begin The Weinstein Company. Twelve years and two buying changes later, Miramax is a actual altered company. We at Miramax are appreciative of that difference. Harvey Weinstein s brother Bob Weinstein, forth with accepted and above Weinstein Aggregation lath associates Dirk Ziff, Tim Sarnoff, Marc Lasry, Tarak Ben Ammar, Lance Maerov, Richard Koenigsberg, Jeff Sackman, James Dolan and Paul Tudor Jones were additionally called in the suit.A agent for Dolan said Mr. Dolan is assured that he acted appropriately in all affairs apropos to his time on the Weinstein board. The others called in the clothing either beneath to acknowledge to , did not acknowledge at the time of advertisement or could not be accomplished for comment.Harvey Weinstein s motion argues that the women accept no continuing for a chic activity clothing because — as drafted — it would accommodate all women who anytime met with Weinstein, behindhand of whether they claimed to accept suffered any identifiable corruption as a aftereffect of that meeting. Such women would include, presumably, Jennifer Lawrence, who told Oprah Winfrey she had accepted Weinstein aback she was 20 years old and said he had alone anytime been nice to me, and Meryl Streep, who declared about that Weinstein had consistently been admiring to her in their alive relationship, the motion reads. Streep, who won a best extra Academy Award in 2012 for her assuming as British stateswoman Margaret Thatcher in the Weinstein Aggregation absolution The Iron Lady, accursed aback in a account to . Harvey Weinstein s attorneys use of my (true) statement- that he was not sexually transgressive or physically calumniating in our business relationship- as affirmation that he was not calumniating with abounding OTHER women is affecting and exploitive, she said. The bent accomplishments he is accused of administering on the bodies of these women are his responsibility, and if there is any amends larboard in the arrangement he will pay for them- behindhand of how abounding acceptable movies, fabricated by abounding acceptable people, Harvey was advantageous abundant to accept acquired or financed. Likewise Lawrence, who won an Oscar in 2013 for the Weinstein-produced Silver Linings Playbook, took Weinstein to task. Harvey Weinstein and his aggregation are continuing to do what they accept consistently done which is to booty things out of ambience and use them for their own benefit, Lawrence said in a account provided to Thursday. This is what predators do, and it charge stop. Lawrence additionally offered her abutment to Weinstein s declared victims. For the record, while I was not victimized alone by Harvey Weinstein, I angle abaft the women who accept survived his abhorrent corruption and I acclaim them in application all agency all-important to accompany him to amends whether through bent or civilian actions, she said. Time s up. has accomplished out to reps for Weinstein for comment. s Hadas Gold contributed to this story.

Wendy Williams diagnosed with Graves Disease announces show hiatus


Talk appearance host Wendy Williams appear on Wednesday that she has Graves disease. The host of The Wendy Williams Show fabricated the advertisement during her amalgamated show, adage she will booty three weeks off starting on Thursday to focus on her health. My doctor has assigned … are you ready? As of today, three weeks of vacation, she told the audience. What? Who are you? I was pissed. Graves ache is an autoimmune ataxia that causes overstimulation of the thyroid, which can advance to billowy eyes, anxiety, fatigue, indisposition and animated claret pressure, according to endocrineweb.com. Williams canceled several shows aftermost anniversary afterwards announcement on amusing media that she was experiencing flu-like symptoms. Her bloom has fabricated account in contempo months afterwards she fainted on-air during an October 31 adventure of her show. At the time, she told admirers that she burst as a aftereffect of actuality overheated. I ll be aback in two [weeks], Williams joked during her appearance on Wednesday. I m not an heiress. Who is activity to pay my bills? Are you serious? I m aloof saying, I appear from alive class. Williams adumbrative told she will not accept a backup host and that they will echo old episodes during her absence.

Black Panther director Ryan Coogler pens emotional thank-you to fans


Admirers are admiring Black Panther and the film s administrator is admiring them appropriate back.On Tuesday, Marvel Studios acquaint an affecting letter from Ryan Coogler on its official Instagram page.In it, Coogler acknowledgment admirers for their support, which has helped the superhero cine accident box-office records.The administrator began the letter by saying: I am disturbing to acquisition the appropriate words to accurate my acknowledgment at this moment, but I will try. Deep bottomward we all hoped that bodies would appear to see a blur about a fabulous country on the abstemious of Africa, fabricated up of a casting of bodies of African descent, Coogler wrote. Never in a actor years did we brainstorm that you all would appear out this strong. He went on to say It still humbles me to anticipate that bodies affliction abundant to absorb their money and time watching our blur — But to see bodies of all backgrounds cutting accouterment that celebrates their heritage, demography pictures abutting to our posters with their accompany and family, and sometimes dancing in the lobbies of theaters — generally confused me and my wife to tears. The blur with the about all-black casting was accepted to do well, but its four-day anniversary weekend aperture booty of $242 actor in the US and $427 actor common was bigger than expected.According to Box Office Mojo, Black Panther had the third-highest gross in history for a cine with a four-day aperture weekend and it burst the almanac for the better aperture by a atramentous director. Coogler thanked the bodies who bought out theaters, who acquaint on amusing about how lit the blur would be, bragged about our alarming cast, best out apparel to wear, and who stood in band in theaters all over the world—all afore alike seeing the film, as able-bodied as the columnist and the project s adolescent fans.Related: More than a movie, Black Panther is a movement Thank you for giving our aggregation of filmmakers the greatest gift: The befalling to allotment this film, that we caked our hearts and souls into, with you, he concluded.